abat-jour: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (ä"bä-zhoor' Fr.&wdspca-ba-zh&oomacrr'), [key]
— pl. -jours
- a device, as a skylight or reflector, for diverting light into a building.
- a sloping screen for cutting off the view between an interior or porch and a lower area in front of a building.